Nepal takes cue from India, to launch
Nepal takes cue from India, to launch helplineThe Asian AgeThe Delhi government's 181 helpline for women in distress, children and elderly is all set to cross the Indian borders. The popular helpline, which recently crossed the mark of 10 lakh phone calls, is reportedly being launched in the neighbouring Nepal ...
Posted on 20 August 2014 | 4:24 pm
Nepal‚ UK review areas of cooperation -
Nepal‚ UK review areas of cooperationHimalayan TimesThe meeting also decided to commemorate the bicentennial of the establishment of Nepal-UK diplomatic relations with various programmes, including talks programmes, celebrations and high-level exchanges, a Nepali official who participated in the ...
Posted on 20 August 2014 | 1:32 pm
Nepal honours chronicler of Himalayan
The IndependentNepal honours chronicler of Himalayan mountaineering Elizabeth Hawley by ...The IndependentAnd this week, the authorities in Nepal underscored the contribution Ms Hawley has made to their country by announcing they were naming a mountain after her. They also said that Peak Hawley – at 6,182 metres, relatively modest by Himalayan standards ...
Posted on 20 August 2014 | 10:05 am
Scientists Predict Worse Flooding for Nepal
Design & TrendScientists Predict Worse Flooding for NepalDesign & TrendRain has been pouring in western Nepal and northern India since Thursday, putting homes under water and creating natural landslides that have buried homes and people. Officials in Nepal worried about a potential cholera outbreak after flooded sewage ...Floods in India and Nepal will only become more commonNew ScientistNepal's Killer Floods Will Return Soon, Experts WarnNature World Newsall 9 news articles »
Posted on 20 August 2014 | 9:43 am
Nepal, China join hands to set up
Economic TimesNepal, China join hands to set up international airlineEconomic TimesKATHMANDU: Two Nepali companies have joined hands with a Chinese air service operator to set up a new international airline, the biggest ever foreign investment in the aviation sector of Nepal. Himalayan Infrastructure Fund ( HIF) Aviation Investment ...Nepal‚ China join hands in Himalayan AirlinesHimalayan TimesNepal, China to launch joint venture airlinesGlobalPostNepal, China Sign Deal For Joint Venture In AviationBernamaE Kantipur -People's Daily Onlineall 9 news articles »
Posted on 20 August 2014 | 8:34 am
Zero Tolerance for Violence Against Women inA few months ago in Nepal, a 25-year-old Rihana Sheikh Dafali was doused by kerosene and set on fire by her husband and mother-in-law because she did not bring them a motorcycle and buffalo as dowry. Her husband ...
Posted on 11 August 2014 | 6:40 pm
Nepal gay community parades forKatmandu, Nepal • Tooting horns and ringing chimes, hundreds of lesbians, gays, bisexuals and transvestites paraded through Nepal's capital Monday for a colorful celebration of Gaijatra, a Hindu festival to remember the ...
Posted on 11 August 2014 | 7:47 am
India warms up to Nepal – is ChinaHolding 2.27 percent of the world water resources with 6,000 rivers, Nepal is the second richest country in inland water resources – a potential that the two Asian giants are ogling to exploit with the generation of hydroelectric ...
Posted on 8 August 2014 | 5:36 am
[Bhote Kosi] Sunkoshi (corrected) landslideThe Bhote Kosi landslide crisis continues, with little reduction in the level of the lake despite the best efforts of the Nepal Army.
Posted on 7 August 2014 | 4:30 am
Modi in Nepal: More of the Same? |Narendra Modi visited Nepal earlier this week, becoming the first Indian prime minister to visit the Himalayan nation in 17 years. The two day state visit was dominated by Modi himself–his charisma worked wonders on the ...
Posted on 4 August 2014 | 11:47 pm
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